The sections below give safety advice and information you and your child.
You can also visit the Child Accident Prevent Trust website for more information.
Visit the Winter safety tips page for advice about keeping babies and young children safe during colder weather.
Visit the Sleep and your baby page for advice about safe sleep.
It is recommended that you avoid travelling in cars with pre-term and young babies for long distances. Research into the link between car seats and SIDS found young babies may be at risk of breathing difficulties if they sleep in a seated position for too long. Visit the Lullaby Trust website for more information.
Visit the Festive safety tips page for advice about keeping babies and young children safe over the Christmas holidays.
Visit the Heatwave tips page for advice about keeping babies safe in hot weather.
If you and/or your children are scared, frightened, being controlled or hurt by someone you know or live with please contact:
- Surrey Domestic Abuse Helpline on 01483 776 822 (9am to 9pm, 7 days a week)
- Surrey-wide 0-19 Advice Line on 01883 340 922 (8am to 5pm, Monday to Friday excluding bank holidays) to contact the Health Visiting team
- Your GP
In an emergency, call 999.
Visit the Healthy Surrey website for advice, advocacy, practical help and support.